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Software Library: MS-DOS Games

Software for MS-DOS machines that represent entertainment and games. The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software. Through the use of the EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator, these programs are bootable and playable. Please be aware this browser-based emulation is still in beta - contact Jason Scott, Software Curator, if there are issues or questions. Thanks to eXo for contributions and assistance with this archive.

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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Soleau Software, Inc.
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Developed by Soleau Software, Inc. Platform DOS Published by Soleau Software, Inc. Released 1992 Genre Puzzle Gameplay Platform Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Larry Lontrose is a part-time dock loader. He is very ambitious and wants to be promoted up the corporate ladder. By solving the 40 mind-bending puzzle rooms, you can help Larry fulfill his dreams. Each room has objects like boxes, balloons, TNT and much more! Use these objects and...
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Leisure Suit Larry 6 - Shape Up or Slip Out Also For Macintosh, Windows, Windows 3.x Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1993 Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Narrative Adult, Comedy Genre Adventure Visual Fixed / Flip-screen ESRB Rating Mature Description Shape Up or Slip Out! is the fifth game in Al Lowe's Leisure Suit Larry series. All the events from the previous games are forgotten. Larry is once again...
( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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Also For Amiga, Macintosh Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1991 Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Narrative Adult, Comedy Genre Adventure, Special Edition Special Edition Extra Content/Game Interface Point and Select Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Leisure Suit Larry 1: In the Land of the Lounge Lizards is a remake of the first game in the Leisure Suit Larry series. It introduces a new interface. Instead of...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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Official Site Leisure Suit Larry in the Land of the Lounge Lizards Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Also For Amiga, Apple II, Apple IIgs, Atari ST, Macintosh, TRS-80 CoCo Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released Jun 04, 1987 Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Narrative Adult, Comedy, Romance Genre Adventure Interface Point and Select, Text Parser Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Larry Laffer is a short, tacky, balding, forty-year-old man who has been...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews )
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Also For Amiga, Macintosh, Windows Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1991 Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Narrative Adult, Comedy Genre Adventure Interface Point and Select Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Passionate Patti Does a Little Undercover Work! is (despite the number) the fourth game in Al Lowe's Leisure Suit Larry series. The middle-aged would-be-womanizer Larry Laffer fell off a boat during a cruise...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Windows Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1989 Gameplay Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Narrative Adult, Comedy Genre Adventure Interface Point and Select, Text Parser Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Passionate Patti in Pursuit of the Pulsating Pectorals! is the third game in Al Lowe's Leisure Suit Larry series. Larry Laffer has finally found the woman of his dreams, and can happily live with her together on the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Windows Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released Oct 27, 1988 Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective Side view Narrative Adult, Comedy Genre Adventure Interface Direct Control, Point and Select, Text Parser Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Leisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for Love (In Several Wrong Places) is the second game in Al Lowe's Leisure Suit Larry series. Continuing the plot of the previous game , the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Also For Amiga, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64, Game Boy Advance, NES, PlayStation Developed by Cinemaware Corporation, Incredible Technologies, Inc. Published by Cinemaware Corporation Released 1987 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Stars of television and cinema, and now stars of their own video game. Join Moe, Larry & Curly (in no particular order) who must collect $5000 to try and save an orphanage and the young children who...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by MVP Software
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eye 9,248
favorite 14
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Developed by MVP Software Platform DOS Published by MVP Software Released 1993 Genre Sports Perspective 1st-person Sport Basketball Description 3 Point Basketball is a simulation of the three point shooting contest, seen every year in the NBA All star game and other basketball contests. The game uses a mouse interface, where you determine the power and angle of your shot. Features include a tournament where you try to win the 3 point championship and a practice mode to work on your shots. The...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Cinemaware Corporation, Incredible Technologies, Inc.
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Also For Amiga, Apple IIgs, Commodore 64, Game Boy Advance, NES, PlayStation Developed by Cinemaware Corporation, Incredible Technologies, Inc. Published by Cinemaware Corporation Released 1987 Genre Action Gameplay Platform Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Misc Licensed Description Stars of television and cinema, and now stars of their own video game. Join Moe, Larry & Curly (in no particular order) who must collect $5000 to try and save an orphanage and the young children who...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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eye 4,314
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Also For Amiga Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1991 Pacing Turn-based Perspective Top-down Genre Simulation, Strategy/Tactics Interface Point and Select Gameplay Board Game Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Six board games are transformed to the computer screen in the third Hoyle's release. Snakes & Ladders, Backgammon, Yacht / Yahtzee, Checkers, Dominoes and Pachisi / Parcheesi all feature, with animated graphics and sound effects. As there...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Sierra On-Line, Inc.
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eye 9,395
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Also For Amiga, Atari ST, Macintosh Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1989 Genre Puzzle, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Cards / Tiles Perspective Top-down Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Play six different card games (Crazy Eights, Old Maid, Hearts, Gin Rummy, Cribbage, and Klondike Solitaire) against 0-3 computer opponents (as appropriate for each game). There are 18 available computer opponents, including characters from other Sierra games (Colonel...
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MS-DOS: One-on-One by (1984) Also For Amiga, Apple II, Atari 7800, Atari 8-bit, ColecoVision, Commodore 64, Macintosh, TRS-80 CoCo, ZX Spectrum Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Released Oct, 1984 Genre Sports Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Sport Basketball Description Control either Julius Erving or Larry Bird in front of a single basket, in a game of one on one. The user can select to play either to a certain score or for a certain amount of time. When on offense, the player can rotate to...
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Also For Commodore 64, Game Boy, Genesis, NES Published by Electronic Arts, Inc. Released 1988 Genre Sports Perspective Top-down Sport Basketball Description Two of the greatest icons of the Golden Age of the NBA match up in this game. On one side, the spectacular dunks of Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls; on the other, Larry Bird 's incredible accuracy from the outside. While Bird feels right home at the three-point contest, where five racks with five balls each are placed around the...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Soleau Software, Inc.
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Developed by Soleau Software, Inc. Platform DOS Published by Soleau Software, Inc. Released 1994 Genre Puzzle Gameplay Platform Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Visual Fixed / Flip-screen, Isometric Description Block-Man 1 is a single player platform puzzle game, similar to Loader Larry . The story behind the game is that once upon a time King Triangulos ruled the kingdom of Bentangle. The king loved blocks, he'd played with them since he was a child and he loved them almost as...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
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Also For Macintosh, Windows, Windows 3.x Developed by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Published by Sierra On-Line, Inc. Released 1993 Gameplay Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements Perspective 3rd-person (Other) Narrative Comedy, Healthcare Genre Adventure Setting Western ESRB Rating Kids to Adults Description Freddy Pharkas was one of the fastest guns in the American West of the 1880's. However, in one particular gunfight with an outlaw named Kenny, he was outgunned and had his ear shot off. This traumatic...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Platform DOS Released 1982 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Side view Interface Direct Control Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Anti-Ballistic-Missile is a Missile Command variant. The object of the game is to protect six cities along the IBM east coast. The enemy has 12 missiles it will fire which need to be destroyed before they reach the cities. The player controls a cursor indicating where to fire anti-ballistic missiles. If the missile detonates within range of an...
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Richard Eter
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Platforms DOS, Windows Released Dec 06, 2004 Genre Adventure Perspective 1st-person, 3rd-person (Other) Narrative Adult Description Play the role of Richard, who hasn't had some action for the past two years! After watching some eventful TV, the over-ambitious hero decides to go to New York and try to score with a cast member of a popular TV series. Help Richard obtain his goal! Gameplay is still similar with its predecessor and other early Sierra text-based adventures. Type in 'verbs' to...
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: AGI games
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Safari Software Ltd., Vision Software
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Also For Amiga, Amiga CD32 Developed by Safari Software Ltd., Vision Software, Inc. Published by Epic MegaGames, Inc. Released 1996 Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Perspective Top-down Vehicular Helicopter, Tank Description Most of the fundamentals of this game work in a similar way to Desert Strike . You pilot a helicopter or a three-barreled tank through 14 increasingly tough multi-phase missions, each of which is preceded by a full briefing and a shopping phase. Before each phase you can enter...
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by Destiny Software Productions, Inc.
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Developed by Destiny Software Productions, Inc. Platform DOS Published by QQP Released 1993 Genre Compilation, Simulation, Strategy/Tactics Gameplay Board Game, Cards / Tiles, Casino / Gambling Perspective 1st-person, Top-down Description The game is a compilation of several Casino games with ability to play a Single Game, win a Tournament, or spend a 3 weeks vacation in Quantum City full of casino houses. The casino games are: Baccarat Big Six Wheel Bingo Blackjack Caribbean Stud Casino Craps...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Platform DOS Released 1985 Genre Simulation Gameplay Interactive Fiction / Text Adventure Narrative Adult Description In the shadowy dives of Hoboken, New York, a lust-crazed man seals a final tryst with an old flame on the eve of her permanent relocation to far Denmark with her husband. This is a game that simulates a sexual exchange between a man (the player) and a simulated woman. Taking initial user input for the players' names, personality traits and measurements, it equips them with...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by id Software, Inc.
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Also For Acorn 32-bit, Browser, Game Boy Advance, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, PC-98, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One Developed by id Software, Inc. Published by Apogee Software, Ltd. Released May 05, 1992 Gameplay Shooter Perspective 1st-person Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic, World War II Interface Direct Control ESRB Rating Mature Description Wolfenstein 3D is an episodic first-person shooter and a follow-up to the top-down infiltration game Castle Wolfenstein . The game puts...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 21 reviews )
Software Library: MS-DOS Games
by MECC
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Also For Apple II, Macintosh, Windows, Windows 3.x Developed by MECC Published by MECC Released 1990 Pacing Real-Time Perspective Bird's-eye view, Side view, Text-based / Spreadsheet, Top-down Educational Geography, History Genre Educational, Simulation Setting Western Interface Text Parser Gameplay Managerial / Business Simulation Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description As a covered wagon party of pioneers, you head out west from Independence, Missouri to the Willamette River and valley in...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 295 reviews )